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    Sale 2004

    Important English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 24

    A DANISH SEVEN-PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE DESIGNED BY GEORG JENSEN**

    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1925-1944

    Price Realised  

    A DANISH SEVEN-PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE DESIGNED BY GEORG JENSEN**
    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1925-1944
    Blossom pattern, comprising: hot water kettle-on-stand, coffee pot, teapot, cream jug, covered sugar bowl, waste bowl and tea caddy; each shaped circular on three paw feet, with a domed cover with an applied blossom finial, the hot water kettle, teapot and coffee pot, creamer and burner with ivory handles, the stand on four scrolled feet with trefoil pins on side, supporting removable burner, the ovoid tea caddy engraved with initial "D", each marked under base, marked 2B, 2C, 2C, 2C, 2E, 2, 2 respectively.
    The kettle-on-stand 11 in. (28 cm.) high; 126 oz. (3920 gr.) gross weight (7)


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